Chris, the estranged son of Estelle Parsons as Alexandra, in "The Velocity Of Autumn" at Arena Stage, Washington DC.
5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
Did You Know?
If you want to be a theater actor, where do you live now? Young actors struggle on a Broadway salary. A lot of them live in shoe boxes; some of them are literally three to a shoebox. New York has gotten prohibitively expensive.
Attended Glendale High School in Glendale, Arizona, then Phoenix College and the University of Arizona. His graduate studies were at New York University, where he earned his MFA in Acting (in 1982). There, he met budding playwright Tony Kushner
. After watching a university production, Kushner invited Spinella to be in his play, "The Age of Assassins", and later wrote parts specifically for the ...